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JAMESTOWN POLICE ¯ Jose A. Rosario, 44, was charged with fourth-degree mischief, second-degree unlawful imprisonment and second-degree unlawful possession of marijuana after officers responded to a Fulton Street residence around 5:30 p.m Thursday. Rosario allegedly had broken an item and ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Angelea A. Luszcak, 27, of Jamestown was charged with second-degree criminal contempt at 8:34 p.m. Tuesday when officers walking a beat in the area of East Second Street and Woodlawn Avenue reported seeing Luszcak in a home with a man who had a Stay Away Order ...

City Man Pleads Guilty To Meth Charges Mon.

BUFFALO — A Jamestown man has pleaded guilty to methamphetamine charges. U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced Monday that Terrence M. McRae, 40, entered his plea before U.S. District Judge Lawrence J. Vilardo. He admitted to possessing with intent to distribute methamphetamine. The ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE DUNKIRK — Lorraine C. Thorp, 60, of Bennett Road, Dunkirk, was charged with petit larceny at 7:08 p.m. Sunday. Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a business on Bennett Road in Dunkirk for a reported larceny. Through a brief investigation patrols found ...

Fireworks Detail Arrests Seven

A joint Illegal Fireworks Interdiction detail between the Jamestown Police Department and the New York State Police resulted in seven arrests over the weekend. The detail, conducted from noon until 5 p.m. on Saturday resulted in the arrest of four Jamestown residents, two Falconer ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE ¯ POMFRET — A Fredonia resident is facing charges after intentionally damaging the property of another person. At around 6:17 p.m. Saturday, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an altercation on Chautauqua Road in the town of ...

City Pair Receives Sentence For Conspiring To Threaten Informant

A Jamestown pair has been sentenced after the U.S. Attorney’s Office said they conspired to retaliate against an informant in a drug trafficking case. Bobby Hunt, 27, was sentenced to 24 months in prison, while Amy Dean, 31, received time served after sentencing in front of U.S. District ...

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NEW YORK STATE POLICE ¯ NORTH HARMONY — Jasman Campbell, 25, of Bemus Point, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia. Campbell was stopped Wednesday on Interstate 86 for a traffic violation, and ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SILVER CREEK — Veronika Bayerl, 41, of Gowanda, was charged with third-degree grand larceny. An investigation found that over several months Bayerl allegedly took money from a Hanover business. She was issued a ticket to appear in Hanover Town Court ...

Lost Hiker Located In Zoar Valley

PERSIA — Forest rangers helped locate a missing 36-year-old hiker from Buffalo on Monday. Around 4 a.m., Cattaraugus County 911 contacted the Department of Environmental Conservation’s Central Dispatch reporting a lost hiker in Zoar Valley. Forest Ranger Bob Rogers responded and arrived ...

Police: Child, 5, Killed In Lawnmower Accident

CONEWANGO — A 5-year-old child was killed in a lawnmower accident Wednesday in Cattaraugus County, the New York State Police reported. Troopers based in Jamestown responded to Route 241 in the town of Conewango around 8:30 p.m. for a unresponsive child under a mower. “Further ...

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ CHERRY CREEK — An 18-year-old male, of Cherry Creek, was charged with second-degree criminal trespass. Deputies responded Tuesday at 3:10 a.m. to Cherry Creek for an altercation. The male was transported to Chautauqua County for centralized ...

Woman Jailed For Using Minor To Facilitate Drug Deals

WARREN, Pa. — A Jamestown woman will spend a minimum of three years in state prison for using a minor to facilitate drug deals. According to the affidavit of probable cause, Renee L. Rogers, 35, was arrested following an investigation that started when a 12-year-old female student disclosed ...

More Info Released After Mishap

More information has been released after a 14-year-old was struck by a vehicle Wednesday in the town of Ellicott. In a news release, the Ellicott Police Department said the male teenager was riding a bicycle on Baker Street Extension when he was struck around 6:20 p.m. by an eastbound ...

Erie Mall Owners File Suit Against Pa. Gov.

ERIE, Pa. — Cafaro-Peachcreek Joint Venture Partnership, owners of the Millcreek Mall in Erie, have filed suit in federal court against Gov. Tom Wolf and Dr. Rachel Levine, Pennsylvania health secretary, seeking to reopen the mall. The suit demands that the mall be permitted to operate ...

City Man Pleads Guilty To Drug, Firearm Possession Charges

A Jamestown man pleaded guilty Wednesday to drug and firearm possession charges. Jacob Graham, 19, entered the plea before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara. The city man was previously charged with possessing with intent to distribute 5 grams or more of actual methamphetamine and ...

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JAMESTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT ¯ Kelvin O. Thomas, 37, of Jamestown, was charged with three counts of first-degree criminal contempt and three counts of aggravated family offense. Officers responded Wednesday at 9:56 a.m. to West Fourth Street for a domestic dispute. An investigation found that ...

Child Struck By Vehicle Near City Line Airlifted

A child that was reportedly struck by a vehicle was airlifted Wednesday evening. Celoron firefighters were called to 669 Baker St. Ext., near the city line of Jamestown, around 6:25 p.m. for a child in the road. County dispatch indicated serious injuries. A helicopter was landed at Bergman ...

Rollover Closes Off-Ramp

A truck rollover briefly closed the Falconer westbound off-ramp on Interstate 86 Wednesday morning. Falconer firefighters and Chautauqua County EMS responded to the interstate around 9:30 a.m. A large wrecker was brought in to remove the truck.

Man Facing Child Endangerment Charges In Lakewood Dispute

A Brocton man is facing child endangerment charges after he allegedly attempted to use his truck to strike another vehicle with three children inside. Lakewood-Busti police and Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded Monday at 10:30 p.m. to a reported domestic dispute on East ...